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ds dongle for 3ds

Discussion in 'DS/3DS' started by will, Oct 11, 2010.

  1. will

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    since my internet runs on a wpa key i was wondering how i could online on my 3ds i saw that there was a ds dongle witch ment you could conect to the internet without a router but i want to know if it will work for the 3ds and if it will still work for my wpa key if you know any other ways around the problem could you tell me:D
     
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  2. Dannyboy

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    I think that would be a really good idea making a dongle for the 3ds because then you could get updates all the time and browse the internet without a monthly fee :)
     
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  3. Supper

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    Forgive me, but what is a "DS Dongle?"
     
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  4. woeiruty

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    a dongle is a device so you can have internet everywhere!

    its for the pc too!
    its like a USB stick.

    but i dind't know it was for the ds.
    but thats a dongle
     
  5. will

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    i researched it and apparently it hardly works and it dosent work for wpa key any way so its pointless
     
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  6. Someone

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    If it worked well, then it would be great for connecting to WiFi and doing, say, WiFi battles on Super Smash Bros. or video chatting!
     
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  7. Supper

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    So basically it's like a 3G device? How does it get a signal?
     
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    I have no idea, but judging from this article, they improve the speed of the internet, and (possibly) increases how far away you can connect to the internet.
     
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  9. Supper

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    Ah, I see. So it isn't a 3G device. I was thinking it would be like Verizon's Mifi device.
     
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  10. Fifth_Muskateer

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    Hmm I know phone companies do 3G dongles but you have to be careful with which one you're picking 'cause of the bad signal and range. My area is in-between two big valleys and the signal and even broadband is horrendous .
     
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  11. Qaiz

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    That would be nice indeed, if not, maybe a 3rd party company could make a USB to 3DS connector that you could use to connect it to the 3ds?
     
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